Jennifer Carpenter net worth: Jennifer Carpenter is an American actress who has a net worth of $8 million dollars. While she starred on the show Dexter, Jennifer earned a salary per episode of Dexter of $100,000. Dexter debuted in October 2006 and ended in September 2013. During that time the show aired 96 episodes over eight seasons. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Jennifer Carpenter attended the Juilliard School, and was cast in the Broadway revival of "The Crucible" opposite Liam Neeson and Laura Linney before she was able to graduate. She began working on film and television in the early 2000s, appearing in such films as "DEBS" and "White Chicks", and the television pilot, "Queen Bee". Her performance in "The Exorcism of Emily Rose" in 2005 brought her widespread notice. In 2006, she was cast in the role that would make her a household name, as Debra Morgan in the television series, "Dexter". In addition to her work on "Dexter", she has continued to work on film projects, including "The Dog Problem", "Battle in Seattle", "Quarantine", "Faster", and the upcoming films, "Ex-Girlfriends", "The Factory", "Seeking Justice", and "Gone". She has won the MTV Movie Award for Best Frightened Performance and the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television. Jennifer was actually married to her Dexter co-star Michael C. Hall from 2008-2011.